Job Details


Job Number: 511454
Categories: Faculty / Physician
Dallas, TX

Department: McDermott Cntr Human Gwth Dev
Full/Part Time/PRN: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular

The Center for Human Genetics (McDermott Center for Human Growth & Development) at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center ( invites applications for a tenure-track position of Assistant Professor. We are seeking individuals with innovative experimental research programs in human molecular genetics.  Successful applicants will be expected to establish a vigorous independent research program and to teach students at the graduate level.


The individual should hold a graduate degree (MD, PhD or MD/PhD) and have completed a post-doctoral fellowship or be a candidate for the NIH Director’s Early Independence Award. The appointment will include a competitive salary, attractive start-up package, excellent laboratory space in a dynamic research environment with access to the Center’s state-of-the-art infrastructure for basic and clinical research related to human genetics, including family/patient collection, genetic variation, next-generation sequencing and bioinformatics cores. The faculty member will be jointly appointed to a basic science or clinical department.  Applicants should submit their curriculum vitae containing a summary of past accomplishments, a statement of future objectives, and three professional references by email to:


Faculty Search Committee

c/o Susan Hayes, Dept. Administrator

McDermott Center for Human Growth & Development

UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas

5323 Harry Hines Boulevard

Dallas, Texas 75390-8591

To the extent provided by applicable law, no person shall be excluded from participation in, denied the benefits of, or be subject to discrimination under any program or activity sponsored or conducted by The University of Texas System or any of its component institutions, on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, veteran status, or disability.

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